Stephen Eugene Cunningham of Pauls Valley passed away at his home with family close to him on February 3, 2018 near Paoli at the age of 64 years.
Stephen was born August 27, 1953 in Emporia, Kansas to C.W. and Virginia (Hager) Cunningham. He grew up in the Emporia, Kansas area.
He was married to Deborah Kay Hibbert in Emporia, Kansas on May 26, 1973. They were blessed with three sons. He worked in the oil fields and has made the Paoli area his home for the past 32 years.
Stephen was preceded in death by his parents, C.W. and Virginia Cunningham, and a brother, Richard Cunningham from Emporia, Kansas.
Stephen's surviving family include his wife, Debbie Cunningham of the home; three sons and their wives - Christopher and Amy Cunningham of Pauls Valley, Stephen and Tiffany Cunningham of Wynnewood, and James and Shawna Cunningham of Pauls Valley; 7 grandchildren - C.J., Dalton, Cory, Stephen, Cody, Austin and Marissa; two sisters - Sharon Eilar and husband Duane of Lebanon, Indiana, and Rhonda Kirk of Lebo, Kansas; and one brother and his wife, Michael and Ruby Cunningham of Sapulpa.
A visitation for family and friends will be held Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Paoli Senior Citizen's Center. Inurnment will be at a later date at the Martin Cemetery in Pineland, Texas. The family says come, bring and share your stories with the friends and family.
Services for cremation are under the direction of Stufflebean-Coffey Funeral Home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the family's guestbook at www.stufflebeanfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 6, 2018